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Re: [HACKERS] Here it is - view permissions]

From: Bruce Momjian <maillist(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: scrappy(at)hub(dot)org (The Hermit Hacker)
Cc: matti(at)algonet(dot)se, pgsql-hackers(at)postgreSQL(dot)org
Subject: Re: [HACKERS] Here it is - view permissions]
Date: 1998-02-23 13:15:17
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> > Why does views default to 'select' permission for 'public'?
> > I think most people will never think of the possibility that others
> > will be able to SELECT their data through views.
> > Should not 'create view' at least print a NOTICE about this?
> 	Considering how much security we are putting around everything
> else, is it unreasonably to have both 'create view'/'create table' default
> to 'revoke all' to public, and 'grant all' to owner?

Most commercial databases don't do this.

Bruce Momjian

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